enkephalinergic

[ĕn-kĕf′ə-lə-nûrjĭk]

adj.

Of or relating to nerve cells or fibers that employ an enkephalin as their neurotransmitter.

Nearby words

  1. enjoinder,
  2. enjoy,
  3. enjoyable,
  4. enjoyment,
  5. enkephalin,
  6. enki,
  7. enkidu,
  8. enkindle,
  9. enkolpion,
  10. enl.


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